The Hero Cycle

Check out the following websites for more information about Joseph Campbell and the hero cycle.  Remember, different researchers have varied names for the three phases and substeps; use the terms we discussed in class.

Hero cycle links:                                         

Summary of the steps: http://www.mcli.dist.maricopa.edu/smc/journey/ref/summary.html

Detailed chart: http://hubcap.clemson.edu/~sparks/heroj.html

Interactive chart: http://ias.berkeley.edu/orias/hero/

The Hero Cycle and Star Wars: http://hubcap.clemson.edu/~sparks/sffilm/mmswtab.html

The Hero Cycle and Sherlock Holmes:  http://www.holmesonscreen.com/hero.htm

Hero cycle graphs:

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